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Meet Our Staff

Marcos Stadler, Executive Director

Marcos has a Liberal Arts degree in Healthcare Administration and a background in healthcare operations with the knowledge of local, state, and federal regulations.

Marcos has been working in assisted living and skilled nursing since 1992, helping to make a difference in the lives of senior citizens, their families, and friends. His priority is to ensure all residents are happy and proud of living in our community.

Jane Petigny, Resident Care Director

Jane has been a nurse for over twenty years. She has worked in many fields in nursing, but the one she enjoys most is caring for the elderly. The ability to interact with, care for, and assist residents to maintain their happiness, independence and dignity, is a unique experience that can only be had in an assisted living community.  

Jane is the mother of two beautiful daughters. Jane enjoys traveling. Going on a “cousins’ trip” every year with her brother, sister and ten of her “closest” cousins or just hanging out and watching movies with her girls when they are home from college. She loves dancing with “her residents” most of all. With her hands on, caring and gentle approach, Jane hopes to enhance the lives of the residents of Susan Bailis. 

Doug Warren, Marketing & Community Relations Director

Serving the assisted living industry since 2003, Doug brings a lifetime passion for hospitality, customer service and helping others to the Susan Bailis mission.  He joined our team in September of 2015 with a wealth of experience gained with established assisted living communities on the north shore, as well as with the successful openings of several new assisted living communities in the metropolitan Boston area.

Doug found his professional calling while helping his family research and select the perfect assisted living community for his grandmother. He holds an MBA degree and, prior to transitioning into the assisted living field, spent more than 15 years in marketing and advertising. He also comes with a strong background in consumer behavior and psychology.

Born in Massachusetts, he spent many years in California and currently resides north of Boston.  He enjoys sports and as testimony to his love for traveling, he has visited 49 of our 50 states. Alaska is last on his list.

Waagda Louis, Activities Director

Waagda Louis was born in Haiti, she migrated to the United States during her adolescent years. She is proud to call Boston her Home. She values honesty and respect.  She holds a bachelor of arts in Community Health with a focus on psychology. She attended Pine Manor College; a small private school that allowed her to harvest skills such as leadership.

Her interest in preventive healthcare introduced her to assisted living where she spends her time bringing Happiness to others. Outside of her career, she occupies herself with hobbies such as creating art. She enjoys trying various cuisines and spending time with her cat. 

Norris Derby, Maintenance Director

Susan Bailis is renowned for delivering on their promise of providing a better life and peace of mindderived primarily from staff that provide “exceptional personalized services. Since its inception over 15 years ago, this facility has been synonymous with wowing our residents and their families with the amazing warmth and charm of the Susan Bailis community. Another hallmark of this community is having a tradition of providing a welcoming, relaxing, modern, safe and efficiently running facility so that our residents, their family and our staff feel right at home on our premises.

With all the foregoing attributes, it is no surprise that our Maintenance Director Norris is a perfect fit for Susan Bailis. Norris embodies all these fine characteristics and more and he enthusiastically displays these as he undertakes his functions in ensuring our property is safe and functional for all concerned. 

Norris is affectionately called ‘Macgyver by his childhood friends in reference to the 1980’s television series due to his innate ability to repair anything mechanical. He approaches his duties as Maintenance Director with the same technical assurance, quietly confident, amazingly polite and always quick to offer a heart warming smile. 

He brings an excess of 12 years of maintenance experience to Susan Bailis and proactively provides the highest level of service to the community. Norris migrated to the U.S. in 2015 from his native Jamaica after graduating from the prestigious Kingston College and undertaking graduate studies at the University of the West Indies School of Continuing Studies. 

He has held a number of management positions with different companies in Jamaica including Novelty Trading Company and Dryclean (USA) Jamaica where his last position was Manager of Plant Operations and Maintenance prior to transitioning to the U.S. Since moving to the States, Norris has worked with the Elderly at Waterstone in Wellesley and Providence House in Brighton. 

Away from work, Norris enjoys spending time with his family, watching movies, fishing, traveling and working on automobiles. 

John Belski, Food Service Director

I have been in the Food Service Industry for over twenty five years. I have worked in Hospitals, Corporate Dining, Private Schools and Colleges, Assisted Living and Nursing Homes, and even worked in a retirement home for Catholic Priests. 

I enjoy cooking for the residents here and trying to come up with new ways to get them more engaged with food and activities.

I am one of seven children and live in Somerville. In my spare time, I enjoy traveling.

Calvin Dodson, Business Office Manager

Calvin has a degree and background in business admin.

He has been a part of Susan Bailis since 2009 when began volunteering time with the residents. Calvin eventually began working in the activities department to coordinate fun events and also worked as a concierge for many years.

In 2018, Calvin took on accounts payable as the Business Office Assistant and a few years later, became the Business Office Manager, taking on a major role in the Administrative Office.

While not working, Calvin enjoys the outdoors, camping, traveling and photography.